We Want You! Apply for our Yazz Hairdressing Academy Barbering Course Ever dreamed of being a gents barber? Yazz Hairdressing Academy is now recruiting – and we’re looking for keen young people ready and raring to become qualified barbers through our Academy Barbering course!. Our barbering course – NVQ Level 2 and 3 – is a private course held at our hair Leeds academy and suitable for anyone looking to become skilled in men’s hairdressing. Based in our Yeadon premises, Leeds, the course is taught by dedicated NVQ educators with a range of lessons on offer, including theory work, demonstrations, projects and workshops. So, what do you receive at the end of your course if you choose to study with Yazz Hair Leeds? All our courses are accredited to the highest levels by City and Guilds and VTCT. What’s more, nowhere is better to equip you with the confidence, skills and the right blend of qualifications and practical ability than our salons. As well as our hair Leeds barbering course, we also offer NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Hairdressing as an option for those looking to begin a new career or enhance an existing one. The course lasts 12 … Continue reading
BLACK FRIDAY ONE DAY SPECIALS AT YAZZ Raid the piggy banks, borrow from friends! The Yazz Black Friday one day sale items have been announced, and this year there are extra special saving on GHD’s and Tigi Christmas Boxes. £5 off all Tigi Christmas boxes! £20 off all GHD stylers and Hair Dryers! Friday 27th November only at Yazz only Don’t miss out! These deals are not to be missed out on! These offers can be found at any of the Yazz Leeds Salons in Guiseley, Rawdon and Yeadon. The Salons will be open until 6pm on Black Friday, but stocks are limited so don’t wait!
If you are raising money this Movember by growing a moustache, why not make it a great moustache? Come in to any of the Yazz salons for suggestions on how to make your tash truly awesome! Our expert stylers can tidy and trim your mid- Movember tash and offer styling advice so that this moustache your style and personality.
Last night marked the start of the new 5 week Beginners Barbering Course at Leeds based, Yazz Hair Academy, Kirk Lane, Yeadon. This 5 week introductory hands on course into the art of Men’s Barbering is taught by Academy Educator Melanie Perkins who believes in making learning informative, interesting and fun. Last night was the first time students had cut hair with some very pleasing results.
BARBERING COURSES Yazz Hairdressing Academy Cost: £200 Leeds Hair Academy, based in Yeadon are now offering 5 week Barbering Courses for both new and existing Stylists. This intensive 5 week, hands on course, is being taught by Academy Educator, Mel Perkins and is proving to be very successful amongst her students with some excellent reviews. One student quoted: ‘Fantastic as always……Did a blend from a grade 0 which I never do and feel so much better now. I love Mel our teacher too. ‘ The classes are small, personal and flexible to accommodate individual needs. Students are taken through both the necessary practical and theoretical skills they need to either work in a barbers shop or become a freelance hairdresser covering Men’s Haircutting Techniques, Facial Hair Cutting Techniques and Drying and Finishing Men’s Hair, highlighting on current men’s looks. Courses Duration: 5 week per course Two Courses – Beginners Course and Experienced Stylist Course For those who are looking for basic knowledge in Barbering and existing Stylists who want to be more confident in the art of cutting men’s hair. Who are these courses for? The Yazz Barbering courses are specifically designed to provide students with an intensive 5 week … Continue reading
Leeds Rhinos player, Joel Moon visited Leeds based salon, Yazz Number One Hair Studio for his good luck haircut and brought along Leeds Rhinos shirts for the team to wear. His new haircut ensured he was looking his very best for the Rugby Super League Grand Final clash on Saturday. His winning haircut was by young Stylist Ashley Wallis, at Yazz Number One Hair Studio, Rawdon, Leeds and he is pictured with the rest of the team who were all supporting Leeds Rhinos on the night. Well done boys!
When it comes to Men’s hair, generally one or two trends seem to dominate. This year, however, there appear to be no hard or fast rules as to what constitutes cool in the world of hair. Women are sporting everything from candy-coloured highlights, while anything from slicked-back 50s dos, to almost Jedward-like voluminous volume seems to be the in style for men. Of course, here at Yazz Hair we think you should only ever wear the style you feel most comfortable sporting; it’s not about following the trends, but embracing the looks that work for you. That said, if you’re looking for some inspiration, read on… The Retro ‘Swide Sweep’ – Here at Yazz No 1 Hair Studio, we style both men and women’s hair and we see a lot of cool hair dos from behind our hairdressing chair. One that seems to be popular at the moment is the TOWIE-esque side-swept, almost retro hair style. It’s a classic men’s hairstyle that’s been updated for 2015; the key here is to add a little hair product, but not too much. It’s an easy look to create and when done well, it’ll stay put all day. Plus, it exudes traditional male … Continue reading
We know today’s man loves to keep on top of brand new trends – especially when it comes to hair! With that in mind, we’re letting you in on a brand new range from hair care favourites, TIGI, by BedHead. Introducing a new collection of products for the ever-growing men’s market, the brand takes inspiration from its own best-selling product: the Bed Head Stick. Part of TIGI’s heritage, this nifty little product embodied the very best of classic and modern barbers’ styling, and it’s responsible for inspiring a whole new range of products called B for Men. According to new research, nearly 40% of men claim to use more personal care products than they did three years ago. Great news for guys who love experimenting with their hair, then, as TIGI has released the new B for Men Bed Head range comprising streamlined, high performance formulas with fresh, masculine fragrances – result! Specifically created for guys who like to keep on top of the hottest hair trends, the range is perfect for anyone who takes real pride in their hair. TIGI’s global creative director, Nick Irwin, is excited about the collection, saying: “Guys are starting to take more pride in … Continue reading
Yes that is correct, not one, but two new Loyalty Cards have been released to reward regular Yazz customers with discounts on products and services! The first loyalty card is for the Yazz Beauty department in Rawdon. This loyalty card gives you money off beauty products, facials and in the 9th visit, money off any beauty procedure. So if you regularly keep yourself looking your best, ask for a Loyalty Card at the Rawdon reception. And for the men that like to keep well groomed, the Gents Barber Shop at Yazz Yeadon, in the LA Fitness centre, have released a Gents Barbering Loyalty Card too. This card also give you the chance to get great discounts on products and free hair cuts too! This Loyalty Card can by found at the Yazz Yeadon reception.
Great news for gents in the Leeds area! We’ve recently welcomed a brand new men’s hair stylist to our ever-expanding team of experienced hairdressers. Say hello to Jill Walshaw, who joins us at Yazz within LA Fitness, Yeadon! Jill, who invites members and non-members of the health club to come and enjoy a haircut, brings with her a wealth of experience. Introducing a new barbering service to the fitness club, Jill has worked in an array of prestigious salons, including a stint snipping the hair of ladies and gents aboard luxury cruise ships. If all that wasn’t enough to tempt you into the salon, Jill’s also taught hairdressing in Italy, alongside the London Hair Academy. She’s now thrilled to be joining the Yazz Hair team and can’t wait to get going, creating brand new hair dos for the people of Leeds and beyond. If you’re new to Yazz, you’ll be pleased to know you’ll be in expert hands. Having opened 19 years ago in Yeadon, our small but enthusiastic team has continued to grow. In fact, some of the original members can still be found snipping away on our salon floors. Today, we offer three salons; one in Rawdon (our … Continue reading